CenterPoint Properties Announces a 79,206 SF Build-to-Suit Expansion for BWAY Corporation
Posted By Staff Writers On July 11, 2016 @ 10:00 am
OAK BROOK, IL – CenterPoint Properties is pleased to announce a 79,206 square foot build-to-suit expansion for BWAY Corporation at 4400 W 35th Place in Chicago, Illinois. This expansion will bring the facility to 155,440 total square feet. Ken Ashley and Sally Macoicz of Cushman & Wakefield represented BWAY in the transaction.
BWAY is a leading North American supplier of general line rigid containers with 24 manufacturing facilities throughout the United States and Canada serving industry-leading customers on a national basis. Its Chicago warehouse is located on 8.5 acres with immediacy to I-55 and minutes from BNSF Corwith and Cicero Yards. The property is part of BWAY’s campus and connects to its 247,420 SF production facility at 3200 Kilbourn Avenue by conveyer belt.
“We are confident that this expansion will add great value to BWAY’s buisness,” said Ed Harrington, Senior Vice President, Development at CenterPoint Properties. “At CenterPoint, we provide our clients with functional warehouse and distribution space in logistically-advantaged locations. We are delighted to expand our relationship with BWAY.”
The Class-A expansion will include precast, rebuilt offices, separation of auto and truck parking and improved queuing and entrance. Completed facility features will include reinforced floor slabs, 27’ clear height, 30 exterior docks, 52 car parking spaces and 33 trailer-parking stalls.
“We are excited CenterPoint has completed our warehouse expansion,” said Rick Turek, Vice President of Metal Operations at BWAY. “The extra square footage is critical for BWAY to meet the needs of our customers.”
To commemorate the expansion, BWAY and CenterPoint will be hosting a ribbon-cutting event on Thursday, August 11. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to attend.